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I Take Photos of Dank Weed for a Living

Marcus Gary "Bubbleman" Richardson makes his living photographing dank nugs and hash. With over 20 years of experience, he makes the average #weedporn photos look like mere shake.
Tyler Curtis
7.3.16
Stuff

We Hazed Our Office’s Resident American for Canada Day

How many Canadian cliches, from BC Bud to poutine to shinny, can one person handle in a day? We found out.
Allison Tierney
7.1.16
Stuff

Canadian Fruit Pickers Are Living the Dream of a Summer of BC Bud, Parties, and Being Chill

For an assorted cast of wild characters, Keremeos, BC is a paradise.
Chris MacArthur
8.5.15
Stuff

What's It Like to Be an Internet-Famous Stoner?

Stephen Payne is a 45-year-old guy from Canada who's become so famous for doing bong rips and dabs that he's sponsored by a weed company and has more than 90,000 YouTube subscribers.
Christopher Thompson
6.17.15
Culture

I Spent an Afternoon at Canada’s First Weed Vending Machine

I visited the BC Pain Society, where Canada’s first pot-dispensing machine hawks half ounces for $50, and chatted with some worried weed smokers about the coming changes to our marijuana laws.
Aurora Tejeida
5.15.14
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A Look Inside Illegal Vancouver Grow-Ops from the 1990s

Vancouver Photographer Victor John Penner was invited to document freshly busted illegal grow-ops during the late 90s and early 2000s. His project "Not Safe to Occupy" is a revealing and candid series exploring a mostly unknown and illicit world.
Raf Katigbak
12.18.13
News

Canada’s New Medical Weed Program Puts the Poorest Patients Last

A new program designed to turn Canada into a medical weed making machine will be great for the economy, but what about the cancer patients who need kush to ease their pain?
Sheena Lyonnais
12.2.13
News

Medical Weed Growers Are Ready to Fight the Conservatives

So we gave Mik Mann a call. He's one of the most outspoken weed activists in the country, if you didn't already know.
Ben Makuch
6.17.13
News

The Liberal Party of Canada Wants to Decriminalize Weed

With the Liberal party claiming their intent is to decriminalize marijuana, we chatted with David Malmo-Levine (noted weed activist and one of the personalities in our doc, B.C. Bud) about Trudeau's plan and his thoughts on the varieties of...
Brendan Adams
4.25.13
VICE News

B.C. Bud

Wrapping up our doc on the shifting identity of British Columbia's weed industry.
VICE Canada
4.24.13
VICE News

B.C. Bud

Part 2 of B.C. Bud is here. We visited Jodi Emery to talk about her husband Marc Emery's incarceration in the United States, an illegal dispensary to check out their strains, plus we get a personal tour of David Malmo-Levine's herbology museum.
VICE Canada
4.23.13
VICE News

B.C. Bud

Chatting with grow ops big and small, as well as the RCMP, about the weed production game out west. This is B.C. Bud.
VICE Canada
4.22.13
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